Simsbury UMC
Sunday, May 27, 2018
Open Hearts. Open Minds. Open Doors.
Weekly Announcements
Click here to read the SUMC announcements for this week.
These announcements are also found in the Sunday Bulletins.
Important: Please submit announcements to our Secretary, Michelle Ebert, by the end of the day on Tuesdays. Thank you!

Preparing the Parsonage

Volunteers are needed to help prepare the parsonage for Pastor Gene’s arrival.  Dates and Times are being scheduled between June 2-17 to clean, paint, and all around “spruce up” the home. Volunteers to prepare snacks for workers is an option, too!  Sign up by sending your name, email and phone/text number to Cassandra Broadus-Garcia at 860-680-6807 or in Wesley Hall.


Got Grads This Year?

We’ll be recognizing our High School graduates during the combined 10:00 am service on Sunday, June 10. If you have a high school, college, or other adult education graduate that you would like listed in the bulletin, please provide:

· High School: name of graduate, name of high school, and college or what grad will pursue in the fall

· Higher Education: name of graduate, name of college, and the degree/field of study

Please email graduate information to Michelle in the church office at by June 4.


Safe Sanctuaries Training at SUMC

Simsbury UMC participates in the Safe Sanctuaries program to ensure that all children, youth, and adults are kept safe at all times from abuse or false accusations. A training program with the policies and procedures for Safe Sanctuaries will be held on Saturday, June 9 from 9:30 am —12:30 pm in Wesley Hall. All teachers, shepherds, ASP chaperones, and any other adult volunteer working with youth should plan to attend, however the training is open to anyone interested. Registration is required so that an appropriate amount of class materials are available. Please RSVP to Michelle in the church office by no later than June 4.


Office Hours Change for 2018

As of January 1, the office will be open at 9:30 am M-F but will be closed for lunch daily between 1:00 - 1:30 pm. Generally, someone will be in the office Mon-Thur until 4:30 pm and until 2:30 pm on Fridays, but please call ahead if you need to come by later in the afternoon, as often times someone may be available later than 4:30 Mon-Thur.